Subject: Re: dependencies
To: Emmanuel Dreyfus <>
From: Dr. Rene Hexel <>
List: tech-pkg
Date: 08/05/2001 10:05:08
Emmanuel Dreyfus wrote:

> package A depends on gnome-libs and pthreads
> gnome-libs depends on pthreads
> Should I list pthreads in package A dependencies?

  No, unless you need a more specific version of pthreads for package A
than gnome-libs does (e.g., if gnome-libs depends on pth-* but you need